Category: Colleges & Campus News

UCF Cyberdefense Team Takes Second Place in National Competition

UCF’s Cyberdefense Competition Team placed second in the country today at the 2019 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition sponsored by…

10 hours ago

Announcing Our New Interim CFO

I am pleased to share that we have hired Dennis Crudele as the university’s long-term interim Chief Financial Officer. Dennis…

15 hours ago

Millican Legacy Society Donors Honored for Commitment

Donors who have included UCF and future Knights in their estate plans were honored at the recent annual Charles Millican…

16 hours ago

How A UCF Student Started Beyoncé’s Before I Let Go Challenge

When Netflix dropped Beyoncé’s Homecoming at 3 a.m. April 17, Fabron Alexis immediately pulled up the documentary and stayed awake…

20 hours ago

DirectConnect to UCF to Award 50,000th Degree

Victor Rodriguez is no stranger to overcoming adversity. For several years while growing up, Rodriguez and his family moved around…

2 days ago

2 UCF Students Win App-building Ideathon 2019, Advance to National Competition

Two UCF students will move on to the Modo Labs’ national Ideathon 2019 competition after winning first place at the…

3 days ago

Foster Parents, Teens Face Challenges When Surfing the Internet

Foster parents have a lot of challenges, from giving often-troubled teens a roof over their heads to helping them with…

3 days ago

Observatory Releases Next Puzzle for New Arecibo Message – Global Challenge  

The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico marked Earth Day on Monday by releasing its second puzzle challenge as part of…

4 days ago

Denim Day Reinforces UCF’s Commitment to “Let’s Be Clear”

In recognition of National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the UCF community is encouraged to participate April 24 in Denim Day.…

4 days ago

5 Things to Know About UCF — April 22, 2019 Edition

UCF researchers continue to make groundbreaking strides. 1. Controlling Light UCF researchers developed a way to control the speed of…

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